Pikes Peak is famous for the song "America the Beautiful" written by Kathryn Lee Bates in 1893. After a trek to the summit of Pikes Peak she was so awed by the vast beauty at the summit she write a peom she titled "Pikes Peak". It was first published in the 4th of July church chronical "The Congressional" in 1895 and renamed "America". It grew in popularity and was put to music in 1910 bu Samuel A Ward and renamed "America the Beautiful". The song is one of the most beloved and popular American patriotic songs.
Rocky Mountain Lodge and Cabins is located at Pikes Peak in Cascade Colorado, just 6 miles west of Colorado Springs. We're right across the highway from the Pikes Peak toll road if you're going to drive up Pikes Peak, or here for any of the Pikes Peak events. Consider staying in one of our Cabin rentals or Bed and Breakfast Lodge, or rent the Lodge in its entirety for a family reunion or retreat. If you're here for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb your whole team can stay in the Lodge and you're just across the road from the Pikes Peak Highway. Come stay with us during your visit to Pikes Peak!